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  • External Reserves Drop by $1bn in 13 days
  • The nation’s foreign exchange reserves have dropped to a seven-month low, losing $1.02bn in the 13 days to Monday, latest data from the Central Bank of Nigeria showed on Wednesday. The external reserves, which sto[...]
  • Date Posted:: 18/Oct/2018
  • Women Bankers Hold Annual Dinner
  • The Association of Professional Women Bankers (APWB) is set to host its annual corporate dinner on Friday 19th October, 2018 at the Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island. Aimed at providing a platform through which stakeholde[...]
  • Date Posted:: 17/Oct/2018
  • Banks Capital Buffers may Weaken, Says Afrinvest
  • Analysts at Afrinvest (West Africa) Limited have said they expect the implementation of the IFRS 9 to result in downward pressure on capital buffers across banks in the country. They said while the impact would be more[...]
  • Date Posted:: 17/Oct/2018
  • Technology Can Rebuild Trust in Accounting Profession’
  • Technology can be a vital tool to help rebuild trust in the accounting profession. This was the view of Michael Armstrong, the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)’s Regional Director in[...]
  • Date Posted:: 16/Oct/2018
  • ANAN Fellow Advises Accountants to Shun Corruption
  • A Fellow of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN), Prof. Stephen Ocheni, is advising for Nigerians and accountants to shun corruption. Speaking as a Guest of Honour at the 23rd Annual Conference of Ce[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Oct/2018
  • FG rejects IMF’s Recommendation on Taxes
  • In response to the International Monetary Fund’s recommendation that Nigeria increases its revenue through tax, Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed has said the country has no plans to effect any such hike. Zainab discl[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Oct/2018
  • NDIC: Advancing Deposit Insurance among Africa’s Financial...
  • Recently, the Annual General Meeting of the International Association of Deposit Insurers (IADI) Africa Regional Committee (ARC) IADI-ARC was hosted in Lagos. It was a prelude to the IADI Technical Assistance Workshop. C[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Oct/2018
  • NSE Expresses Concern for Corporate Governance, Tax Reforms
  • The Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has expressed concern for corporate governance and tax reforms that affects quoted entities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE. Executive Director, Regulation of the NSE, Ms Tinuade Awe[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Oct/2018
  • Insurance Firms Bow to Pressure, Reduce Management Expenses
  • Pressure on the management of insurance firms from shareholders, industry regulator and other stake holders on the need to reduce their management expenses and ensure more returns on investments is yielding positive resu[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Oct/2018
  • NCRIB Recommends Insurance for Poverty Alleviation
  • The Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers has advocated insurance as a veritable antidote to the spread of poverty and enhancer of grassroots development, with an estimated 87 million Nigerians reportedly livi[...]
  • Date Posted:: 15/Oct/2018
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